Cover image for Space, humans, and farts / Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot.
Title:
Space, humans, and farts / Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot.
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ISBN:
9780062306272

9780062306265
Edition:
First Edition
Publication Information:
New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]

©2017
Physical Description:
178 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
General Note:
"A million hundred Weird facts about science and the universe!"--Cover.
Contents:
The beginning -- The why game -- Mr. Docker explains the scientific method -- Far-out: our Solar System -- Does matter matter? -- Materials-stuff about stuff -- Forces and machines -- Light -- Sound -- It's alive! -- Animals -- Famous scientists -- Fakes, frauds, and fame -- Really bad science jokes -- The science of grossness -- The ending.
Abstract:
Did you know that the planet Jupiter has at least fifty moons? Did you know that Albert Einstein's brain was stolen after he died?! Learn more weird-but-true science facts with A.J. and Andrea from Dan Gutman's My Weird School series. Whether you're a kid who wants to learn more about science or simply someone who wants to know how many million times the earth could fit into the sun, this is the book for you!
Audience/Reading Level:
Interest age level: 6-10.

Interest grade level: 1-5.
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Accelerated Reader LG 4.8 2.
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Summary

Think fast with A.J. and Andrea from My Weird School!

Did you know that the planet Jupiter has at least fifty moons? Did you know that Albert Einstein's brain was stolen after he died?!

Learn more weird-but-true science facts with A.J. and Andrea from Dan Gutman's bestselling My Weird School series. This all-new series of nonfiction books features hundreds of hysterical facts, plus lots of photos and illustrations.

Whether you're a kid who wants to learn more about science or simply someone who wants to know how many million times the earth could fit into the sun, this is the book for you!

With more than 11 million books sold, the My Weird School series really gets kids reading!


Author Notes

Dan Gutman was born in New York City on October 19, 1955. He received a degree in psychology from Rutgers University in 1977. He started a video game magazine in 1982 called Video Games Player, which later became Computer Games. When the magazine went out of business in 1985, he decided to become a full-time writer. He wrote several non-fiction baseball books for adults, before changing his focus to non-fiction sports books for children. In 1994, he decided to switch to children's fiction. He is the author of the Baseball Card Adventures Series, My Weird School series, My Weird School Daze series, My Weirder School series, and The Genius Files series. In 2014 his title, Texas with Love, which was the fourth book in the Genius Files Series, made The New York Times Best Seller List.

(Bowker Author Biography)